Cunning Caps and Reaver Lawsuits

A few days ago, a report came up on The Mary Sue relating to certain sellers on Etsy.com having their accounts suspended or blocked because they sold the hand knit “Jayne Cobb” style cap from the (un-aired) Firefly episode. Other sellers were reporting getting Cease & Desist letters from FOX regarding their selling hand-made knit caps. As many things on the Internet do, news spread around the “Browncoat” (Firefly/Serenity fans) forums and sites, and a lot of attention was turned back on a show cancelled by FOX more than a decade ago. Read More Cunning Caps and Reaver Lawsuits

LadyGhosts of TV Past: Firefly Episode 12, “The Message”

“What’d y’all order a dead guy for?”

“The Message” has some wonderfully fun bits in it, but overall it’s kind of forgettable to me.  We start with Kaylee and Simon in an old-fashioned carnival sideshow tent, looking at “aliens,” which are really mutated cow fetuses. Read More LadyGhosts of TV Past: Firefly Episode 12, “The Message”